OMRON IA Begins Offering Sales Network Information in Three Languages

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 26, 2008

Kyoto, Japan - OMRON Corporation (TOKYO: 6645, ADR: OMRNY) today announced that its industrial automation business (OMRON IA) has begun offering information about its worldwide sales network in three languages - English, Chinese* and Japanese - on its global website, which was launched in April 2007.

OMRON IA Global Website (global network page):
http://www.ia.omron.com/global_network/index.html

Users can now switch between English, Chinese and Japanese with just one click when viewing information about network hubs and services available in each region in which OMRON IA does business. Keeping pace with globalization in the manufacturing industry, this functionality allows customers to access the latest information on OMRON IA's overseas offices quickly and easily. In addition, the latest information related to OMRON IA's business in various regions can be accessed via the website's World Topics column. Ease of access for high-demand sites such as OMRON IA's Chinese and Japanese websites has also been improved.

Going forward, OMRON IA plans to start offering information on all its businesses and services in Chinese and Japanese, in addition to English.

*Chinese here refers to simplified Chinese.

About OMRON

Headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, OMRON Corporation is a global leader in the field of automation. Established in 1933 and headed by President & CEO Hisao Sakuta, OMRON has over 35,000 employees in 38 countries working to provide products and services to customers in a variety of fields, including industrial automation, electronic components, social systems (ticket gate machines, ticket vending machines, and traffic control), and healthcare. For more information, visit OMRON's website at www.omron.com.

Enquires
Osamu Harasawa (osamu_harasawa@omron.co.jp)
OMRON IA Strategy Planning Division
Tel.: +81-3-3779-9434

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